6/13/12 MATT CAIN THROWS 1st PERFECT GAME IN GIANTS HX: 27 UP,27 DOWN

6/13/12 MATT CAIN THROWS 1st PERFECT GAME IN GIANTS HX: 27 UP,27 DOWN
"…Cain threw the first perfect game in the Giants' long and storied history Wednesday night at AT&T Park, striking out 14 and getting great defensive plays from outfielders Melky Cabrera and Gregor Blanco in a 10-0 victory over the Houston Astros. Cain, the longest-tenured Giant, has been through it all in his
eight seasons in San Francisco. He has seen highs — a World Series title in 2010 — and lows — dozens of losses on nights when he was brilliant.
Through it all, Cain has been unflappable…
Brian Bogusevic and Chris Snyder flied out for the first two outs of the ninth, and as the sellout crowd held its collective breath, Cain got Jason Castro to ground out to third. Twenty-seven up. Twenty-seven down.
Cain, beloved by teammates and a fan base that rejoiced …"
http://www.mercurynews.com/giants/ci_20853631/san-francisco-giants-matt-cain-pitches-first-perfect?refresh=no
MATT CAIN STATS
http://nytimes.stats.com/mlb/boxscore.asp?gamecode=320613126&emc=na

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